Medical Assistant Training Available at Everest College in Burr Ridge
Posted Saturday, May 3, 2014 by
Would you like to be part of the Chicago area’s growing health care community? Would you like to work with patients in a doctor’s office? If so, you can get the training you need to become a professional medical assistant at Everest College in Burr Ridge.*
Everest has one of the most popular Medical Assistant career training programs in America. Offered at dozens of campuses nationwide, Everest trains and graduates more medical assistants than any other school in the United States. Today, thousands of Everest-trained medical assistants work in doctors’ offices, clinics, urgent care centers and other health care facilities. Many health care professionals look to Everest first when looking to fill entry-level medical assistant positions.
The Burr Ridge Medical Assistant program covers a wide range of topics relevant to performing this demanding job. As a student in Everest’s Medical Assistant program, you’ll have an opportunity to study:
- Patient care and communication
- Clinical assisting and pharmacology
- Medical insurance, bookkeeping and health sciences
- Cardiopulmonary procedures
- Laboratory procedures
- Endocrinology and reproduction
- Therapeutic care
You’ll have the benefit of small classes, instruction from health care industry professionals, and lots of hands-on training. Training at Everest is like learning on the job, as you’ll get to practice many of the procedures you’ll eventually perform when working with patients.
About the Burr Ridge Campus
Everest’s Burr Ridge campus is located in southwestern Cook County at 6880 N. Frontage Road in Burr Ridge, Illinois (60527). In addition to its Medical Assistant program, the campus also offers Dental Assistant, Medical Administrative Assistant, Massage Therapy, and Medical Insurance Billing and Coding career education programs that can be completed in less than one year.
Graduates of all Everest programs have access to the school’s Career Services department, which provides valuable support in job-search activities.
Financial information is available for those who qualify.
*Approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.